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May 23, 2024 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI – FARMERS in the Kafubu Farm Bloc of Luanshya District are happy with commencement of the upgrade of the Luanshya-Fisenge-Masangano Road saying this will expedite the movement of farm produce to the...

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May 23, 2024 - 0 Comments

By KETRA KALUNGA – THE demand for electricity among Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) countries will grow by 57 per cent between 2023 and 2030.COMESA will need an annual investment of about...

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May 23, 2024 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI – ZAMBIA Sugar PLC increased production by 14 per cent in the six-month period ended February, this year.The company’s sugar production increased from 148,979 to 170,067 tonnes, an increase of 14 per...

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May 22, 2024 - 0 Comments

By KETRA KALUNGA Zambia has achieved significant modernization in its public procurement system, particularly in its legal and institutional frameworks, says the World Bank. According to the 2019 analysis based on the Methodology for Assessing...

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May 22, 2024 - 0 Comments

ZAMBIA has achieved significant modernisation in its public procurement system, particularly in its legal and institutional frameworks, says the World Bank.According to the 2019 analysis based on the Methodology for Assessing Procurement Systems (MAPS) conducted...

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May 22, 2024 - 0 Comments

BUILDING on last week’s discourse around the importance of having robust local economic development to jumpstart rural districts, this week I will look at building brands around major economic activities.To achieve economic development at local...

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May 22, 2024 - 0 Comments

By ANDREW MULENGA – THE upgrade of the Lusaka-Ndola road into a dual carriageway will spur economic growth and help to boost businesses along the highway, stakeholders have said.The stakeholders are elated by President Hakainde...

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May 22, 2024 - 0 Comments

By MAPULANGA LIBINGA – COPPERBELT Permanent Secretary Augustine Kasongo has commended UNO Energies Zambia Limited for supporting 80 per cent of small scale farmers who supply cotton to the Continental Ginnery Limited in the country.Mr...

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May 22, 2024 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI – MILLERS have started securing maize and are targeting to buy 1.8 million tonnes to cater for the country’s consumption.Millers Association of Zambia (MAZ) president Andrew Chintala said in an interview that...

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May 21, 2024 - 0 Comments

By ANDREW MULENGA – THE Zambia Compulsory Standards Agency (ZCSA) collected K401 million in non-tax revenues in 2023, giving a 40-per cent positive variance from the K286 million the agency targeted in the period under...

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